Cookies

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Department of Theology and Religion

Profiles

Dr Anna Rowlands, MA (Cantab) MA (London) PhD (Manchester)

St Hilda Associate Professor of Catholic Social Thought & Practice in the Department of Theology and Religion
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43968
Room number: Abbey House 106

(email at anna.rowlands@durham.ac.uk)

Research Interests

  • Forced Migration, Political Theology, Catholic social thought, Gillian Rose, Simone Weil, Hannah Arendt

Publications

Authored book

Chapter in book

  • Rowlands, Anna (Accepted). Beginning in the Middle: the third city and the politics of membership. In Misrecognitions. Davis, Joshua B. Wipf and Stock.
  • Rowlands, Anna (Accepted). On the Promise and Limits of Politics: Faith-Based Responses to Asylum-Seeking. In Fortress Britain? Ethical approaches to Immigration. Ryan, Ben jessica Kingsley.
  • Rowlands, Anna (2018). Against the Manichees: Immigration detention and the theo-political imagination. In Religion in the European Refugee Crisis. Schmiedel, Ulrich & Smith, Graeme Palgrave Macmillan.

Edited book

Selected Grants

  • 2017: Post-Laudato Si' project: theology, ecology and development (£116000.00 from Stichting Porticus)
  • 2016: Local Community Experiences and Responses to Conflict Induced Displacement from Syria: Views from Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey (£74872.09 from AHRC)
  • 2015: PhD in the area of Catholic charitable work around homelessness (£45000.00 from The Charles Plater Trust)

Supervises